Quantcast

Latest Visalia Stories

2011-02-07 15:22:00

VISALIA, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul, North America's largest propane-refilling network, has added a new Propane with Fast Pay-at-the-Pump location to U-Haul of Visalia, located at 2310 East Main St, Visalia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b) Click here to download the photo accompanying this press release. The handheld scanning device makes refilling your propane cylinder or tank faster and easier than ever before! In addition to the...

2010-12-20 21:30:00

Visalia City Council Questioned on Tax Increases, Warned of Environmental and Public Health Threats from New Facility and Urged to Conduct Full Environmental Study VISALIA, Calif., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental and legal experts urged Visalia City Council members today to conduct a full environmental impact study pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) before rubber stamping VWR's planned 500,000 square foot medical equipment and chemical supply...

2010-10-11 08:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Arcadian Community Care, a subsidiary of Arcadian Health, has just announced the debut of a new office location in Visalia, CA at the South Side Plaza located at 3338 S. Mooney Blvd. The office location will give representatives the opportunity to have an even stronger presence in the community. They will be available to answer questions, provide insight into Medicare Advantage, and help guide people in making important decisions about their health...

2010-06-11 06:45:00

VISALIA, Calif., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Sue A. Davis has been overweight since the fourth grade. She has cheated on every diet she's been on, and she has tried them all. She still thinks they're valid - they're just missing a vital component. "You can have the best-laid diet plan in the world. But if you're not prepared to handle the feelings of discouragement, jealousy, dissatisfaction and all the other negative emotions we all experience, you may not be able to overcome these...

2009-06-01 11:41:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced the opening of its new 110,000 square foot regional distribution center in Visalia, California today. Located at 7107 West Sunnyview Avenue, this regional distribution center will service the heavy-duty transportation market in the western U.S. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080317/LAM084LOGO) Visalia's...

2008-09-16 07:00:00

FRESNO, Calif. - Stan Carrizosa woke up Tuesday morning to a glitzy new world as a celebrity. The 17-year-old student was greeted at his school, El Diamante High in Visalia, Calif., with a big sign with just one word: "Congratulations!" Then, he went to his first class, chamber choir, where the marker board had three words: "We love you!" That's what happened after Stan won the ABC reality show "High School Musical: Get in the Picture" on last week. "It was crazy" at school, he says. "I was...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
Related